Simona Prives was born in New York City but spent most of her childhood in Israel. She creates both physical and digital collages that focus on the process of decomposition and reconstruction. Simona uses fragments of her drawings, screenprints, photographs and found materials to assemble her compositions.
Her artwork has been exhibited in New York City, Chicago, Miami, California, Italy, Greece and China. She has been awarded residencies in Venice and Luca, Italy, Berkeley, California, Vermont, New York City and Greece. Simona was recently selected to participate in a public art exhibit in Gowanus, Brooklyn.